What's on BBC Red Button 9th – 16th March
This week Red Button gears up for Red Nose Day before joining in on the main event on Friday 15 March. And there's live coverage and highlights of this weekend's Six Nations rugby.
Comic Relief 2013
Claudia Winkleman, Dermot O'Leary, Lenny Henry, Alan Carr, Rob Brydon, Michael McIntyre
Leading up to Red Nose Day 2013 we have five days of Comic Relief related treats for Red Button viewers.
From Monday 11 March we begin to look back over 25 years at the best of Red Nose Day with the help of some familiar faces from Comic Relief and BBC Radio 2. We'll also be sharing sneak peeks of some brand new sketches that will appear in full on BBC One on Friday 15 March. Come back to Red Button each day this week for new sketches and more of the funniest moments from the archive.
On Thursday 14 March The Radio 1 Breakfast Show will also be live on Red Button as Nick Grimshaw and a host of special guests aim to raise as much money as possible for Comic Relief.
Finally, on Friday 15 March tune in from 5.30pm as Miranda Hart aims to complete her final Mad March challenge in aid of Comic Relief. Miranda will be set a new challenge live on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show each day this week.
For more about this year’s fundraising efforts go to bbc.co.uk/rednoseday
Available on all platforms:
Mon 11 March, 12pm-6am
Tue 12 March, 6am-7.45pm, 10.45pm-6am
Wed 13 March, 6am-6am
Thu 14 March, 6am-6am
Fri 15 March, 6am-12pm, 2pm-6:.5pm
English rugby union's Chris Robshaw
This weekend on the Red Button you can watch extended highlights of the day's Six Nations Rugby - Scotland v Wales and Ireland v France (the matches are live on BBC One,starting at 2pm). On Sunday, unbeaten England continue their quest for a Grand Slam: we're offering alternative 5 live commentary of the England v Italy match live via the Red Button.
There’s also Final Score on Saturday afternoon and the Football League Show from early Sunday morning. For the latest information see the BBC Sport website and the BBC Red Button schedule. Times subject to change at short notice.
Asian Network Gold 2013
Asian Network Gold celebrates 100 years of the Indian film industry by delving into the archives and unearthing some iconic interviews and performances from some of the biggest stars who featured on the BBC since the 1970s.
This special programme charts the journey of how Bollywood became the largest film industry in the world from the first ever film shown in 1913. It features interviews from Bollywood's leading stars from legends including Rajesh Khanna, Raj Kapoor and Dilip Kumar to recent celebrities such as Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Sri Devi, Anil Kapoor and Salman Khan who took the industry global.
Available on all platforms:
Sat 9 March, 6am-2.30pm
Sun 10 March, 12pm-2.20pm, 10.30pm-6am
In It To Win It PAQ
Dale Winton's In It To Win It, the game show where people use their general knowledge to win a big-money jackpot, is back. Think you can do better than the studio contestants? Every Saturday press the Red Button during the show to pit your wits against our studio contestants.
Available on Sky and Freeview:
Sat 9 March, 8:.5pm-9.15pm